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[groff] 01/10: ANNOUNCE: Revise.

From: G. Branden Robinson
Subject: [groff] 01/10: ANNOUNCE: Revise.
Date: Sun, 16 Apr 2023 21:23:08 -0400 (EDT)

gbranden pushed a commit to branch master
in repository groff.

commit 5bff81b175d87298ec89c700abdab2d068d1f474
Author: G. Branden Robinson <>
AuthorDate: Sat Apr 15 17:16:40 2023 -0500

    ANNOUNCE: Revise.
 ANNOUNCE | 22 ++++++++++------------
 1 file changed, 10 insertions(+), 12 deletions(-)

diff --git a/ANNOUNCE b/ANNOUNCE
index d2a880049..b67bcaaea 100644
@@ -29,21 +29,17 @@ while consuming minimal system resources.
-Release candidate 4 resolves portability problems on 64-bit AIX and
-64-bit MinGW, with FreeBSD/NetBSD/AIX make(1), and with the Sun C
-compiler; improves the fallback used in groff's man pages to keep them
-rendering on systems that don't implement the new `MR` man(7) macro;
-makes generation of the distribution archive less dependent on the build
-configuration; makes the automated tests more robust and revealing;
-improves configuration checking for URW font availability; and updates
-the documentation.
-Since groff 1.22.4 was released in December 2018, 26 people have made a
+[[ maintainer: Document changes since RC4 here. ]]
+Since groff 1.22.4 was released in December 2018, 28 people have made a
 total of over 4,500 commits.
 [[ maintainer: Insert output of
    "git shortlog --summary 1.22.4..1.23.0.rc4" ]]
+(Some possibly surprising names in the above are due to a rebase of
+groff me(7) against 4.4BSD.)
 Headline features nominated by our development community include:
   * a new 'man' macro, "MR", for formatting man page cross references;
   * hyperlinked text in terminals via the ECMA-48 OSC 8 escape sequence;
@@ -102,7 +98,7 @@ which they apply, we find the following.
 Another way of capturing the amount of revision is as follows.
-$ git diff --stat 1.22.4 1.23.0 | tail -n 1
+$ git diff --stat 1.22.4 1.23.0.rc4 | tail -n 1
  [[ maintainer: insert output ]]
 Obtaining groff
@@ -137,7 +133,9 @@ sha256sum < groff-1.23.0.rc4.tar.gz | cut -f1 -d\  | xxd -r 
-p | base64
     If that command fails because you don't have the required public
     key, you can import it.
-      gpg --keyserver --recv-keys [[ maintainer: keyID ]]
+      wget -O 96214.asc \
+        ''
+      gpg --import 96214.asc
     Re-run the 'gpg --verify' command subsequently.

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